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Charles Manson, mastermind of 1969 murders, dies at 83

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Miles Corwin) — Charles Manson, who masterminded a string of bizarre murders in Los Angeles in 1969 that both horrified and fascinated the nation and signified to many the symbolic end of the 1960s and the...
  • 3 days ago

Mass murderer Charles Manson hospitalized; severity of illness unclear

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Alene Tchekmedyian) — Authorities confirmed Thursday that mass murderer Charles Manson is back in a Bakersfield hospital, though the severity of his condition is unclear. Kern County Sheriff’s Lt. Bill Smallwood...
  • 8 days ago

California gunman also killed his wife and hid her under the floor

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Paige St. John, Frank Shyong, Sonali Kohli) — A rampaging gunman killed five people in Rancho Tehama, including his wife, whose body was found hidden beneath the floor of their home, authorities said Wednesday. At a Wednesday morning...
  • 8 days ago
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Pink reveals how Jon Bon Jovi broke her heart – but later made it up to her

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Libby Hill) — Pink stopped by "The Late Late Show With James Corden" Tuesday to hitch a ride, croon some tunes and swap some stories on "Carpool Karaoke." One month after the release of her most recent...
  • 8 days ago
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Man identified as Texas church shooter was court-martialed for assault on his spouse and child

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (David S. Cloud and David Lauter) — The man authorities have identified as the shooter in the massacre at a Texas church was dishonorably discharged from the Air Force three years ago after being court-martialed for assault, a...
  • 18 days ago
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Trump administration asks Supreme Court to punish ACLU lawyers who helped teen migrant get abortion

South Florida Sun-Sentinel (David G. Savage) — In a highly unusual move, the Justice Department asked the Supreme Court on Friday to discipline lawyers for the American Civil Liberties Union because they helped a 17-year old migrant obtain...
  • 19 days ago
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Kevin Spacey responds to second accusation as workers claim 'toxic' workplace on 'House of Cards'

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Christie D'Zurilla) — Kevin Spacey has spoken out after a second accusation of inappropriate sexual behavior. Meanwhile, CNN is reporting that eight current or former "House of Cards" workers claim that Kevin...
  • 21 days ago
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McDonald's will shift to more humane chicken slaughter policy

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Geoffrey Mohan) — McDonald’s took another step Friday toward softening its image with animal-conscious consumers, saying it will require suppliers to treat chickens better and slaughter them more humanely. ...
  • 24 days ago
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Blog Articles

Chargers lucky they didn't leave Dallas kicking themselves after Nick Novak injury

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Mike DiGiovanna) — Chargers kicker Nick Novak was in the locker room getting pain-killing injections in his lower back and hip flexor in the first quarter of Thursday’s game when he heard the television...
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Chargers' defense puts a stamp on 'it' — a 28-6 victory over Dallas

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Dan Woike) — The word is “swagger,” but Chargers defensive tackle Damion Square isn’t very fond of it. There are better ways to describe the “it” the Chargers defense is playing with, the display that...
  • New: 39 min ago

Tradition and deals still draw Thanksgiving shoppers into stores

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Michael Livingston, Alejandra Reyes-Velarde, Danielle Parenteau-Decker) — Jay Pujalte, 45, spent three nights in a tent outside the Atwater Village Best Buy. With a rug for comfort and his wife and daughter for company, Pujalte was willing to wait to find a deal —...
  • New: 1 hr 24 min ago

Friday's TV highlights: 'Dr. Seuss' How the Grinch Stole Christmas!' and more

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Matt Cooper) — TV HIGHLIGHTS SERIES Great Performances “White Christmas” and other classic tunes are featured in “Irving Berlin’s Holiday Inn — the Broadway Musical,” a stage adaptation of the hit 1942 film...
  • New: 1 hr 39 min ago

Chargers' Keenan Allen scores some points with his career-high 172 receiving yards on 11 catches

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Mike DiGiovanna) — One by one they fell to the AT&T Stadium turf Thursday, five Dallas Cowboys defenders in all, tumbling to the ground as if they were pins and Chargers receiver Keenan Allen was a human bowling...
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Rams injuries might mean Lamarcus Joyner becomes more than safety valve against Saints

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Gary Klein) — It might be a busier-than-usual Sunday for Rams safety Lamarcus Joyner. With cornerbacks Kayvon Webster and Nickell Robey-Coleman trying to work through injuries, Joyner might be called upon...
  • New: 2 hr 34 min ago

Ducks Josh Manson has his parents behind him and a blossoming career ahead

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Mike Coppinger) — Josh Manson didn't really want to leave Saskatchewan, but he had no choice. Summer was coming to an end and it was time to head back to Southern California for training camp ahead of the...
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Generations of family and friends give thanks to South L.A. woman known for her generosity

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Michael Livingston) — Ola Pearl Tanner grabbed a Tupperware container filled with chopped red, green and yellow bell peppers and tossed them in the pot of turkey necks. Since 6 a.m. Wednesday, Tanner had cooked...
  • New: 3 hr 54 min ago

Two male suspects killed in collision after Orange County sheriff's deputies gave chase

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Corina Knoll) — Two male suspects were killed Thursday when an afternoon pursuit involving the Orange County Sheriff’s Department ended in a collision at Imperial Highway and Big Sky Lane in Anaheim,...
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Lakers coach Luke Walton hopes the team's turnover numbers begin to decrease

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Tania Ganguli) — When the Lakers staff mapped out what it wanted from the team this year, they knew some of it would come with a cost. The fast pace, all the running, it would pair with mistakes at first. ...
  • New: 4 hr 49 min ago

Philip Rivers in fine form during the Chargers' 28-6 rout of the Cowboys

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Dan Woike) — Philip Rivers shuffled his feet like he was Muhammad Ali after hitting Hunter Henry for a score — though on the doorstep of 36 years old, Rivers floats more like a rhinoceros than a butterfly....
  • New: 5 hr 14 min ago

UCLA's senior send-off will be missing a key figure before Bruins play Cal on Friday

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Ben Bolch) — A year ago, Jim Mora stood inside the Rose Bowl and shared a tender moment with each of his seniors before they bounded onto their home field one last time. The UCLA coach held quarterback...
  • New: 5 hr 54 min ago

18-year-old killed by co-worker's jealous boyfriend, police say

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Corina Knoll) — A 20-year-old man is suspected of killing his girlfriend’s co-worker by chasing him in a truck and plowing into him at a 7-Eleven in Fontana, authorities said Thursday. John Nieto was...
  • New: 5 hr 59 min ago

Kings rookie Alex Iafallo a living example of the team's tired play of late

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Curtis Zupke) — One glance at Alex Iafallo suggested he was in the middle of a grueling playoff series in late spring. He sported a cut near his eye, courtesy of an errant stick from Winnipeg Jets...
  • New: 6 hr 4 min ago

Asian American officers allege racial discrimination in lawsuit against San Gabriel PD

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Alene Tchekmedyian) — Five Asian American police officers are suing the San Gabriel Police Department, alleging they were subjected to widespread discrimination and a hostile work culture in which managers used...
  • New: 8 hr 14 min ago

Soccer on TV: The best games to watch this weekend

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Kevin Baxter) — In three of Europe’s top five leagues the leading goal scorer plays for the team that is also leading the table. This weekend’s schedule features three games in which a league’s top two...
  • New: 8 hr 14 min ago

Clippers use ball movement to dial up long distance in win over Atlanta

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Broderick Turner) — Lou Williams made the Clippers’ first three-pointer of the game off a pass from center DeAndre Jordan. Austin Rivers made the next three-pointer later in the first quarter off a pass from...
  • New: 8 hr 44 min ago

A look at how UCLA and Cal will match up on Friday

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Ben Bolch) — California (5-6, 2-6) at UCLA (5-6, 3-5) Friday, 7:30 p.m., Rose Bowl, TV: FS1. Radio: 570. Marquee matchup UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen vs. the Cal secondary. Rosen will be playing in...
  • New: 9 hr 14 min ago

What we learned from the Ducks' 4-2 loss to the Vegas Golden Knights

Los Angeles Times: Round-the-Clock Purple and Gold (Mike Coppinger) — The Ducks played perhaps their worst game of the season Wednesday night and fell to the Vegas Golden Knights, 4-2, in the first-ever regular-season meeting between the squads. The loss halted...
  • New: 9 hr 29 min ago